Also honored at the event were Silicon Valley Community Foundation CEO Emmett Carson, who received the Visionario award for his support of the foundation’s work with STEM education in the Latino community, and Chevron, which received the Pioneros award for its funding of the foundation’s work. WHITE HOUSE REUNION: Vivek Murthy, who served as U.S. Surgeon General under President Obama, was the keynote speaker Friday night at Momentum for Mental Health’s Shining Stars fundraiser in downtown San Jose. Murthy flew in from Washington for the event at the invitation of a former colleague, Momentum CEO David Mineta. The two worked together in the Obama administration, where Mineta was a deputy director in the office of national drug control policy.
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Watson, president of the board of Palo Alto Players, has devoted the past 43 years to volunteer work with the company, Tennis player and golfer, actress and one-time shopkeeper, Watson was one of the first American women to work at Harrods of London, and plans to freely give her time and talent for many years to come, A wealth of silent auction items and raffle prizes were available, but the live auction produced some vigorous bidding, especially for the Tony Preview Weekend for Two in New York City, A walk-on role in the Players’ production of “Rock of Ages” was crochet slippers, ballet slippers, knit slippers, house shoes, womans slippers, girls slippers, bed socks, slipper socks, only eclipsed by a pair of tickets to see “Hamilton” in San Francisco, Derek McCaw and Doug Santana, as some of the eccentric characters from the play “Greater Tuna,” were the auctioneers..
“Masters of Illusion” (8 p.m., The CW). “Third Rail With OZY” (8:30 p.m., PBS). “What Would You Do?” (9 p.m., ABC). “The Rachel Maddow Show” (9 p.m., MSNBC). “Bering Sea Gold” (9 p.m., Discovery). “Guy’s Grocery Games” (9 p.m., Food Network). “Million Dollar Matchmaker” (9 p.m., WE TV). “Dateline NBC” (10 p.m., NBC). “Real Time With Bill Maher” (10 p.m., HBO). “House Hunters” (10 p.m., HGTV).